Whip up your own natural blusher at home

Creating your own make up may sound difficult but this DIY blusher created by Rebecca Sullivan is super simple to make at home


Finding the perfect tone for your skin has never been easier. Make your own blusher at home and the colour is entirely up to you. This recipe keeps things simple and uses only a few ingredients so you know exactly what you’re putting on your face. Wrap up a little pot and it makes a cute gift too.


You Will Need

  • Arrowroot or banana flour (1 tbsp)
  • Raw cacao (1/2 tsp)
  • Mica or petal powder in a colour of your choice (1 - 2 tsp)
  • Small jar

Step 1

Put all the ingredients except the colour into a clean container and mix well. If you have fair skin add more arrowroot, if you have dark skin add more cacao.

Step 2

Slowly add the colour powder until you get the desired shade of blush. Mix until blended, testing as you go.

Step 3

Sweep across well moisturised skin as part of your normal make up routine.